It's a huge drop from the nearly 200 galleries that participated in 2019.
The list remains overwhelmingly dominated by people, institutions and movements in the Western world.
Meleko Mokgosi reflects on his ongoing project, Democratic Intuition, within the development of his practice.
The events will feature unlikely cameos including author Malcolm Gladwell and Wilco's Jeff Tweedy.
Private curator to Donald B. Marron for over two decades, Matthew Armstrong discusses working with the collector, reminiscing on the boyish enthusiasm Marron exuded when it came to art.
In Berlin, where the pandemic permits, digital viewing rooms are being remade offline. Elsewhere, galleries are mounting ever richer online presentations.
Closed since the middle of March, galleries in central London will finally reopen to visitors from next Monday.
Sarah Sze's installations thrive at a tipping point. Frequently rendered tomagnificent scale, they are made up of skeletal structures supporting acosmos of matter: matches, buckets, dried paint, plants, and paper.
As Hong Kong gradually reopens after lockdown, explore the exhibitions taking place this summer.
Galleries have reported stronger than anticipated sales at Frieze New York's Viewing Rooms, which opened to VIPs on 6 May. The online event, initiated after the physical fair was cancelled due to COVID-19, opens to the public from 8-15 May.
The best art to see online from Tuesday 28 April to Monday 4 May.
Massimo De Carlo, Hauser & Wirth, and Lisson Gallery are all promoting XR projects this month.
The Armory Show (5–8 March) features presentations by leading international galleries, innovative artist commissions, and dynamic public programs. The 2020 edition of The Armory Show, welcomes 183 exhibitors from 32 countries, convening Midtown Manhattan at Piers 90 and 94.
The Armory Show returns with a flourishing programme, complemented by stand-out shows across Ne.
The third highest price fetched by Hockney at auction contributed to over US $500 million in sales.
At the second edition of Taipei Dangdai, global capital gestured towards Taipei's rising status in the global art world.
'In Art Basel's American show, leading galleries from North America, Latin America, Europe, and Asia show significant work from the masters of Modern and contemporary art, as well as the new generation of emerging stars. Paintings, sculptures, installations, photographs, films, and editioned works of the highest quality are on display in the main...
'As one of the most important contemporary art fairs in Asia, ART021 reinforces its ongoing commitment to leveraging local recourses with a global perspective, supporting contemporary Chinese art andcultivating new generations of domestic collectors. 111 world's leading galleries from 18 countries and 57 cities are selected to present contemporary...
'The fair provides a platform for international exhibitors to showcase the finest quality of modern and contemporary art in Shanghai. With exhibitions and art events offered by museums and galleries in the city, West Bund has made November's Shanghai a permanent fixture on the global art calendar.' –West Bund Art & Design, Shanghai (7–10...
'FIAC brings together 197 galleries from 29 countries. Coming together from all over the world, the diversity of FIAC's exhibitors and their loyalty year after year reflects the magnetic attraction of Paris in theinternational creative community.' – FIAC Paris, Press Release.
'Coinciding with Frieze London, Frieze Masters features more than 130 of the world's leading galleries specialising in antiquities, Asian art, ethnographic art, illuminated manuscripts, medieval, modern and post-war art, Old Masters and 19th century, as well as photography and sculpture.' –Frieze Masters (3–6 October 2019).
'Frieze London brings together more than 160 galleries from 36 countries, representing the fair's most international edition since its launch. Introducing new curators and sections showcasing performance, emerging artists and the contemporary significance of complex art genealogies and colonial legacies, Frieze London creates an exceptional moment...
London's museums and galleries are gearing up for an October of art fairs.
'The show's main sector comprises 232 of the world's leading galleries, showing painting, sculpture, drawing, installation, photography, video and editioned works of the highest quality. Art Basel's unique platform for projects that transcend the limitations of a traditional art-fair stand, is curated for the eighth and final year by Gianni...